|Alcohol Is Dynamite|
Teens Bud and Jack, eager to get some alcohol from the liquor store, ask the adult to buy it for them. Instead, the adult tells them a story of three teenagers who learn the hard way that "alcohol is a violent narcotic. In true Sid Davis form, the story ends with one innocent teen being killed and one who becomes an alcoholic bum, leaving the others to deal with guilt from their night of reckless abandon To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact ...
Keywords: evil alcohol; juvenile deliquency; kids in peril; sid davis
Average rating: (10 reviews)
Lou Rawls plays Naval recruiter trying to lure the young black whos tired of the limited work opportunities available to him or her. While the Navy did offer more opportunities to minorities than the civilian world, this film exploits the dissatisfaction the many minorities felt regarding racial equality in the workplace. Music is by Port Authority the US Navy's Soul Band. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Average rating: (8 reviews)
|Trouble With Women, The|
With such a provocative title, this film illustrates some of the perceived problems a supervisor might face working with women, but ultimately demonstrates where the real problem lies. The irritated supervisor in this film shows up again in The Grapevine. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: workplace politics; gender issues
Average rating: (11 reviews)
|House on Haunted Hill - William Castle|
An eccentric millionaire throws a party for his wife in a haunted house offering each guest $10,000 if they can make it through the night. Only there seem to be schemes at work beyond what the ghosts have planned. You can find out more about this movie on its IMDB page. You can download an AVI of this movie here. And this movie was featured on an episode of Frightmares the Series hosted on the Internet Archive here.
Keywords: haunted house; Vincent Price; horror; murder; suspense; ghosts
Average rating: (13 reviews)
This is a typical sex exploitation film from the early 1930s - complete with wild parties, sex out of wedlock, lesbianism, etc. A chorus girl's exposure to the "casting couch" also exposes her to syphilis. Exploitation filmmakers hoped to capitalize on the taboo subjects of venereal disease, sex before marriage, lesbianism, etc. while skirting the Motion Picture Production Code of 1930 which forbade a film from containing such content...
Keywords: exploitation; melodrama
Average rating: (28 reviews)